Category Archives: Dog Tales

Nipper the HMV Dog

Nipper HMV Dog

Nipper the Iconic His Maters Voice (HMV) Dog Nipper (1884 – September 1895) is quite possibly one of the most recognised dogs around the world. The Jack Russell terrier (mixed) served as a model for an 1898 painting by Francis Barraud titled His Master’s Voice. Most of us would not know of the painting, but...

Old Antique Dog Photos

Old Antique Dog Photos

A Dog has a bath at a Parlour in London 1930. A dog dressed up as a Policeman 1929. Old Dog Photos and Postcards As dog photographers, we’re drawn to and intrigued by other photographers’ work, specifically vintage analog black and white photos. It’s warming to see how strongly someone’s great-great-great-grandparents felt about their family...


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